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WHUT
Oct 31, 2012 8:00am EDT
lined up all over the city. if you have just now come to know this brilliant artist, you now know the name, and you should add it to his collection. if you already know him, you are already in love with him. this project is called black radio. there you have it, and the new project is out, and it is called black radio. your first time on the show, i pray not your last. that is our show tonight. until next time, thanks for watching. keep the faith. >> for more information on today's show, visit tavis smiley at pbs.org. tavis: hi, i'm tavis smiley. join me next time for a conversation with a harvard professor of sarah lawrence-lightfoot. that is next time. we will see you then. >> there is a saying that dr. king had that said there is always the right time to do thei try to live my life every daywe know that we are only halfway and we have work to do. fighting hunger in the u.s. as we work together, we can stamp hunger out. >> and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. >> be more. >> be more. >> i'm ric edelman. straight ahead, everything from the cost of
PBS
Oct 25, 2012 2:30pm PDT
best documentary projects of the year. it is playing in select cities across the country. here are some scenes from the "the waiting room." you have to wait for that -- >> you have to wait for the same day as an emergency services. no limits. >> the emergency department is completely full. the beds are full. nobody moves. >> i cannot look through the cracks. >> call up here and ask him. >> i was just laid off my job in march. >> heart rate is really high. >> i have never had anything happen to me since my in vincible 20s. >> is ok. i will not go until you are ready. >> mail from a gunshot wound -- male, gunshot wound. >> this numbness sends a write- down. >> if you are diagnosed with a stroke, you are set right out the door. >> we are an institution of last resort. >> stay with me. you want to see the doctor today? >> we are putting seven in three, three in the hallway. >> this is my first time in the hospital. >> congratulations. always a first. >> thank god for them. they should be back together. >> sit with me. >> i heard what happened. >> you heard what happened? tavis: why wou
WHUT
Oct 22, 2012 7:00pm EDT
other people can. [laughter] think about it. the slogan for the city is "what happens in vegas, stays in vegas." there is an alert to that. tavis: speaking of clustering children, you have a daughter who threw a hissy fit about because there was a chance that she might go away for school as opposed to being a trojan at usc. >> we are close. my family is tight. my oldest just became a freshman at usc. when she got into nyu, we were like, that is a great school, honey. are you going to go? [laughter] as it is, she has moved out of my house. it is a quieter house. autumn is a big presence. it led to my wife turning to me and saying, i have got to do something creative. she started a blog called "carpool, couture, and cocktails." the car pool is the mommies side, the couture is the adult -- is the fashion side, and the cocktail's is the adult side. tavis: that is, me is dealing with it. how is daddy dealing with it? >> i am going to a lot of usc football games. tavis: a bunch of footsteps and people start running. >> it is the biggest upside the ackie. played vick m boys are terrified of
WETA
Oct 24, 2012 12:00am EDT
the inner city. that is next time. we will see you then. >> there is a saying that dr. king had that said there is always the right time to do the right thing. i just try to live my life every day by doing the right thing. we know that we are only halfway to completely eliminate hunger, and we have a lot of work to do. walmart committed $2 billion to fighting hunger in the u.s. as we work together, we can stamp hunger out. >> and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. >> be more. pbs. >> be more. pbs.
WETA
Oct 10, 2012 12:00am EDT
tavis: good evening. from los angeles, i am tavis smiley. tonight a conversation with the first african-american woman to win best director at the sundance film festival. her project is the film "middle of nowhere." it opens this weekend in new york, l.a., and other select cities. we're glad you joined us. a conversation with filmmaker ava duvernay coming up right now. >> there is a saying that dr. king had that said there is always the right time to do the right thing. i try to live my life every day by doing the right thing. we know that we are only halfway to completely eliminating hunger and we have work to do. walmart committed $2 billion to fighting hunger in the u.s. as we work together, we can stamp hunger out. >> and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. tavis: ava duvernay became the first african-american woman to win best director at this year's sundance film festival. the movie is set in south l.a. and looks at the life of a woman whose husband is sentenced to eight years in prison. here are some scenes from "middle of nowhere." >> d
WHUT
Oct 29, 2012 7:00pm EDT
understanding that this will be empowering the teachers and students and parents. traditional reform efforts are like, what is broken, let's change that. if you go to an inner-city neighborhood and someone wants to do something innovative, they will say, you are experimenting with my kid, how come they are not doing this in the rich neighborhoods? it is not just for the rich kids or the underserved kids. it is not some type of weird, only for you or only for them. tavis: i asked earlier what stands in the way of implementing these kind of ideas to a greater degree. let me ask another question. what are your internal challenges to scaling up what you want to do, to being where you want to be in five or 10 years? >> to be somewhat shameless, we are not for profit. we look like a tech company, but we are not. to scale a and b this kind of institution for the world, we need support of people. that is something i worry about every day. on top of that, it is really up to us to make sure we are using the right tools, working with educators and researchers, to make sure we are listening to what is neede
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